The addition of the brand-new 2022 Toyota Corolla Cross to the Toyota-brand lineup has added another crossover option for families on the go. To help Bangor-area drivers find the right fit, we have created a 2022 Toyota Corolla Cross vs 2021 Toyota RAV4 comparison at Downeast Toyota that will illustrate key differences between the brand-new Toyota Corolla Cross and the popular Toyota RAV4.
A welcome addition to the lineup, the 2022 Toyota Corolla Cross will fit in the compact crossover class with room for five passengers and 25.5 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats. The Toyota Corolla Cross is 175.6 inches long with a 103.9-inch wheelbase, 88.4 cubic feet of passenger space and three trim levels to choose from – L, LE and XLE. The 2021 Toyota RAV4 makes room for five passengers in a cabin that promises 98.9 cubic feet of passenger space with 37.6 cubic feet of cargo space. The larger Toyota RAV4 has a 105.9-inch wheelbase and is 180.9 inches long.
2022 Toyota Corolla Cross
2021 Toyota RAV4
|169-Horsepower 2.0-Liter 4-Cylinder
||Standard Engine||203-Horsepower 2.5-Liter 4-Cylinder
|32 MPG/30 MPG||Combined Fuel Economy FWD/AWD||30 MPG/29 MPG|
|5 Passengers||Passenger Space||5 Passengers|
|25.5 Cubic Feet||Cargo Space||37.6 Cubic Feet|
An athletic, agile and fuel-efficient performance promises to be a highlight of either Toyota-brand option in this 2022 Toyota Corolla Cross vs 2021 Toyota RAV4 comparison. The Toyota Corolla Cross employs a single powertrain – a 169-horsepower 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that is married to a Direct Shift Continuously Variable Transmission – available in front- or all-wheel drive. Front-wheel drive Toyota Corolla Cross models will earn 32 mpg combined and tow up to 1,500 pounds of cargo.
The 2021 Toyota RAV4 provides drivers with an impressive array of powertrain options. Stock Toyota RAV4 models feature a tried-and-true 203-horsepower 2.5-liter Dynamic Force four-cylinder engine paired with an eight-speed Direct Shift automatic transmission and available Dynamic Torque Control AWD. Additional powertrain options include a 219-horsepower 2.5-liter Toyota Hybrid System that achieves 40 mpg combined and a 302-horsepower 2.5-liter Toyota Plug-In Hybrid System that is exclusive to the Toyota RAV4 Prime.
Entertainment is provided by a standard 7-inch Toyota Entune™ 3.0 multimedia system with a touchscreen display that provides Toyota Corolla Cross and Toyota RAV4 drivers with instant access to Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Amazon Alexa, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Connect. Toyota Safety Sense™ driver-assistance technology is another feature that is standard in both Toyota-brand crossovers and will help keep you and your family safe.
Contact the Downeast Toyota sales team today to find a Toyota-brand crossover that will fit your lifestyle and budget in the Brewer and Bangor area!